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Bending over Backwards, Rebecca Huntley tells us how it is

Many Mothers will relate to this Age article by Rebecca Huntley. The article talks very frankly about the pull to be  the best possible mother as well as the pull  to support the family financially. 48 more words


Adult Working Children Need Flextime Too: the Growing Issue For Business

A lot of media attention is devoted to the need for flexible work for working parents, but adult working children need flextime too. This will be an increasingly important issue as we see our parents live well into their 70s and 80s and 90s with or without chronic illnesses that require constant attention. 836 more words


“Right to Request” Flex Goes Viral – Where Do You Stand?

by Paul Rupert

Flexibility stops plodding and goes for the fast track

In 2012, the tally of employees covered by a legislated right to request flexible schedules was: 1,115 more words

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Why It Is Important to Take Vacation

By Joanie Connell

Taking two weeks off in itself is a great way to gain perspective on life. Traveling to another country is even better. I just returned from two weeks in Paris. 670 more words


Lovin' Summer

For some the Summer Holidays create images of sun, sea, sand and generally having a fabulous time drinking cocktails. For others (and by “others” I mean working parents) it creates a knot of anxiety in your stomach that lasts from May through to September! 507 more words

Balancing Work With Family Life

Only poor leaders knock back flexible work

Yep – that’s right. If you’ve ever knocked back a request for flexible work from one of your employees, I’m suggesting that you take a long hard look at your own leadership skills. 500 more words

Norwex makes a difference: one consultant's story...

Norwex makes a difference on so many levels. It gives families a flexible way to earn money and 2-4 parties a week can bring full-time money for part-time hours. 1,316 more words